Distributed virtual port group privileges control the ability to create, delete, and modify distributed virtual port groups.

Distributed Virtual Port Group Privileges

Privilege Name

Description

Affects

Pair with Object

Effective on Object

Create

Create a distributed virtual port group.

HC and VC

Datacenter, Network folder

vNetwork Distributed Switch

Delete

Delete a distributed virtual port group.

In order to have permission to perform this operation, you must have this privilege assigned to both the object and its parent object.

HC and VC

vNetwork Distributed Switch, Network folder, Datacenter

vNetwork Distributed Switch

Modify

Modify the configuration of a distributed virtual port group.

HC and VC

vNetwork Distributed Switch, Network folder, Datacenter

vNetwork Distributed Switch

Policy operation

Set the policy of a distributed virtual port group.

HC and VC

vNetwork Distributed Switch, Network folder, Datacenter

vNetwork Distributed Switch

Scope operation

Set the scope of a distributed virtual port group.

HC and VC

vNetwork Distributed Switch, Network folder, Datacenter

vNetwork Distributed Switch